Saturday, April 16, 2022

Front Five - 16.04.22

Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.

The four-times winners...will assuredly face Premiership leaders Leicester Tigers at Welford Road.

Gerry Thornley - Irish Times

Although Ulster are no strangers to knock out rugby, they haven’t won silverware since 2006, when they were crowned as Celtic League champions.

Eoin Harte - Pundit Arena

The Chiefs, meanwhile, will have to protect their five-point lead at the midway point of this tie without the competition’s leading try-scorer Sam Simmonds. 

Simon Lewis - Irish Examiner

On a night peppered with high tackles and TMO checks, not to mention a few tries...the Sharks were the side still standing at the end of it all.

Luke McLaughlin - The Guardian

If the aggregate scores are level after 80 minutes, the game will be decided in 20 minutes of extra time, with two 10-minute halves.

Michael Bolton -

Feel free to share any interesting links you spot yourself about t’internet by email, Twitter, Facebook, blog comment or carrier pigeon – whatever works for you. JLP

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Taken by JLP from RDS press box on Nov 16, 2019